EVMS Faculty Affairs and Professional Development collaborates with offices and departments across the EVMS campus to plan and offer professional development activities. 

Professional development workshops are focused within the following domains:

  • Education (teaching, instructional design, curriculum development)
  • Research and scholarship
  • Administration, leadership and organizational development
  • Career development (promotion process and the development of a professional dossier)
  • Wellness and vitality
  • Women in Medicine and Science (WiMS)

Submit suggestions for future professional development workshops.

Review a list of previous professional development workshops or find an archive of International Association of Medical Science Educators (IAMSE) web seminars.

Upcoming workshops

All sessions are held in the Burroughs Board Room, Andrews Hall 526, unless otherwise stated. CME credit is offered unless otherwise stated.

Academic Year 2019-2020

Date

Time

Description

Facilitator

08/13

4:00-5:00pm

Academy of Educators: Medical Education Grand Rounds: How to Teach in Small Groups
Lester Hall, Room 411
Register Here

Elza Mylona, PhD, MBA
EVMS

08/27

12:00 – 1:00pm

Wellness: Resilience in the Workplace
Register Here

Catherine Derber, MD
EVMS

09/05

12:00 – 1:00pm

IAMSE: The Current Landscape of Faculty Development: Challenges and Opportunities
No CME credit
RSVP to FacultyAffairs@evms.edu

Alice Fornari, EdD

09/12

12:00 – 1:00pm

IAMSE: Recruiting, Retaining and Developing a Diverse Faculty
No CME credit
RSVP to FacultyAffairs@evms.edu

Darin Latimore, MD

09/17

12:00 – 1:30pm

WiMS: The Language of Appreciation in the Workplace
Register Here

Tonya Jones, MA
Sentara Healthcare

9/17

5:00 – 6:30pm

The Language of Appreciation in the Workplace
Register Here

Tonya Jones, MA
Sentara Healthcare

09/19

12:00 – 1:30pm

IAMSE: Congratulations! You’ve been promoted! Introducing the IAMSE Educator Tool Kit
No CME credit
RSVP to FacultyAffairs@evms.edu

Bonny Dickinson, PhD
Maria Sheakley, PhD

09/26

12:00 – 1:00pm

IAMSE: Innovative Faculty Development Programs: Two Case Studies
No CME credit
RSVP to FacultyAffairs@evms.edu

David Rogers, MD
Melissa Klein, MD

10/02

5:00-6:00pm

Wellness: Relax, Refresh and Restore
Meditation/Yoga Series: [Also 10/16, 10/30 & 11/13]
Lewis Hall, Room 1184
No CME credit
Pre-Registration required - email: FacultyAffairs@evms.edu

Susan Kaplan, PhD, RN, Sentara

10/03

12:00 – 1:00pm

IAMSE: “Beyond See One, Do One, Teach One”: Developing Graduate Students as Medical Educators
No CME credit
RSVP to FacultyAffairs@evms.edu

Valerie O’Laughlin, PhD and Teri Turner, MD

10/03

12:00 – 2:00pm

Wellness: Caring for ME - Caring for You. Strategies to Pursue Personal Health and Create a Culture of Wellness
Lester Hall, 104
Register Here

Catherine Pipas, MD
Dartmouth School of Medicine

10/16

5:00-6:00pm

Wellness: Relax, Refresh and Restore
Meditation/Yoga Series: [Also 10/30 & 11/13]
Lewis Hall, Room 1184
No CME credit
Pre-Registration required - email: FacultyAffairs@evms.edu

Susan Kaplan, PhD, RN Sentara

10/21

12:00 – 1:00pm

Implicit Bias: Finding the Blind Spots
Andrews Hall, 132
Register Here

Rebecca Britt, MD
EVMS

10/30

5:00-6:00pm

Wellness: Relax, Refresh and Restore
Meditation/Yoga Series: [Also 11/13]
Lewis Hall, Room 1184
No CME credit
Pre-Registration required - email: FacultyAffairs@evms.edu

Susan Kaplan, PhD, RN Sentara

11/05

12:00 – 1:00pm

WiMS: Resilience in the Workplace
Register Here

Catherine Derber, MD
EVMS

11/13

5:00-6:00pm

Wellness: Relax, Refresh and Restore
Meditation/Yoga Series
Lewis Hall, Room 1184
No CME credit
Pre-Registration required - email: FacultyAffairs@evms.edu

Susan Kaplan, PhD, RN
Sentara

11/14

12:00 – 1:30pm

Academy of Educators: Medical Education Scholarship: What’s New
Register Here

Carrie Elzie, PhD
Judith Taylor-Fishwick, MSc
EVMS

11/19

4:30 – 6:00pm

Academy of Educators: Ways to Create and Conduct Small Groups
Register Here

Elza Mylona, PhD, MBA
Judith Taylor-Fishwick, MSc
EVMS

12/03

12:00 – 1:00pm

Academy of Educators: Educational Grand Rounds
Providing Effective Feedback to your Learners
Lewis Hall, Roper Auditorium Rm 1033
Register Here

Jean Bailey, PhD
Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine

12/03

4:00-7:00pm

MERC workshop. Academy of Educators:
Program Evaluation and Evaluation Research
Andrews Hall Room 132
No CME credit
RSVP to FacultyAffairs@evms.edu

Jean Bailey, PhD
Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine

01/09

Noon - 1:00pm

IAMSE: “Responding to the Opioid Crisis: An Educator's View”
No CME credit
RSVP to FacultyAffairs@evms.edu

Andrews Hall, Room 132

Lisa Graves, MD
Western Michigan University
Homer Stryker MD School of Medicine

01/16

Noon - 1:00pm

IAMSE: “Using Undergraduate Medical Education to Increase the Number of Physicians Prepared to Prescribe Medication Assisted Treatment”
No CME credit
RSVP to FacultyAffairs@evms.edu

Andrews Hall, Room 132

Paul Geaorge, MD, MHPE, Warren Alpert Medical School, Brown University

01/23

Noon - 1:00pm

IAMSE: “Methods for Incorporating Opioid Education into Health Professions Curricula”
No CME credit
RSVP to FacultyAffairs@evms.edu

Andrews Hall, Room 132

Sherry Jimenez, EdD and Jeremy Buchanan, Lincoln Memorial University, DeBusk College of Osteopathic Medicine

01/23

11:00 – 1:00pm

Transformation to a Competency-Based Program:
A Practical Step-by-Step Guide from Mission to Outcomes Assessment
Register Here

Nicole Holt, PhD
Glenn Yap, PhD
EVMS

01/28

12:00 – 1:00pm

WiMS: Call in Communication Strategies to Mitigate Gender Bias
Register Here

Serina Neumann, PhD
EVMS

01/29

12:00 - 1:00pm

Wellness: Restorative Yoga in the Workplace
Andrews Hall, Room 132
No CME credit
RSVP to FacultyAffairs@evms.edu

Meaghan de Roos, E-RYT-500, Co-Owner, Breathe Yoga Center

01/30

8:00 – 9:00am

Academy of Educators: Educational Grand Rounds – Turn Your Teaching into Scholarship
Lewis Hall, Roper Auditorium, Room 1033
Register Here

Kathryn Huggett, PhD
University of Vermont

01/30

12:00 - 1:30pm

Academy of Educators: Educational Scholarship: Creating a Plan for your Educator Work
RSVP to Register Here 

Kathryn Huggett, PhD
University of Vermont

01/30

12:00 - 1:00pm

IAMSE: “Informing Pain Management Curriculum: A Multidisciplinary Discussion on Alternatives to Opioids”
No CME credit
RSVP to FacultyAffairs@evms.edu

Andrews Hall, Room 132

Suzanne Lady, DC University of Western States
Narda Robinson, DO, DVM, CURACORE MED

02/04

12:00 – 1:00pm

Wellness: Managing Conflict and Professional Boundaries
Register Here

Serina Neumann, PhD
EVMS

02/06

12:00 - 1:00pm

IAMSE: “Medical Students and Substance Use: Challenges and Supports
No CME credit
RSVP to FacultyAffairs@evms.edu

Andrews Hall, Room 132

Lee Jones, MD
Assoc. Dean for Students
University of California at San Francisco

02/12

12:00 – 1:30pm

WiMS: Providing Feedback for Performance Improvement
Register Here

Tonya Jones, MA
Sentara Healthcare

02/12          

5:00 – 6:30pm

Providing Feedback for Performance Improvement
Register Here

Tonya Jones, MA
Sentara Healthcare

02/19

12:00 - 1:00pm

Wellness: Restorative Yoga in the Workplace
Andrews Hall, Room 132
No CME credit
RSVP to FacultyAffairs@evms.edu

Meaghan de Roos, E-RYT-500, Co-Owner, Breathe Yoga Center

02/20

9:00 – 10:30am

Academy of Educators:
Using Qualitative Methods to Advance Educational Scholarship.
Andrews Hall, 132
Register Here

Subha Ramani, MBBS, PhD
Harvard University

02/25

12:00 – 1:30pm

Understanding Temperaments to Enhance Leadership Capacity
Register Here

Dianne Daniel, PhD
Judith Taylor-Fishwick, MSc
EVMS

03/11

12:00 – 1:00pm

The Role of Peer Observation in Teaching and Learning
Register Here

Judith Taylor-Fishwick, MSc
EVMS

03/17

12:00-1:30pm

EVMS Academic Promotion Criteria
Register Here

Elza Mylona, PhD, MBA
EVMS

03/23

9:45am-3:00pm

Academy of Educators: Spring Symposium
Promoting Student Learning & Content Integration
Lester Hall 104
RSVP to TheFineAcademy@evms.edu

Ellen Goldman, EdD
Tracy Blanchard, MEd
George Washington University

03/25

12:00-1:00

Wellness: Restorative Yoga in the Workplace
Andrews Hall, Room 132
No CME credit
RSVP to FacultyAffairs@evms.edu

Meaghan de Roos, E-RYT-500, Co-Owner, Breathe Yoga Center

03/26

12:00-1:30pm

WiMS: Microaggressions (title to be announced)
Register Here

Susan Pollart, MD
University of Virginia

04/09

8:00-9:00am

Academy of Educators: Educational Grand Rounds
(Topic to be announced)
Lewis Hall, Roper Auditorium, Room 1033
Register Here

Nicole Borges, PhD
University of Mississippi

04/09

12:00-1:30pm

Academy of Educators: Millennials are Here! Implications for Education and Curriculum Revitalization
Register Here

Nicole Borges, PhD
University of Mississippi

04/09

4:00-7:00pm

MERC Workshop. Academy of Educators: Searching and Evaluating the Medical Education Literature
No CME Credit
Andrews Hall, 132
RSVP to FacultyAffairs@evms.edu

Nicole Borges, PhD
University of Mississippi

04/14

12:00-1:00pm

WiMS: Tips for Promotion: Building Your CV
Register Here

Rebecca Britt, MD
Deborah Damon, PhD
and Anca Dobrian, PhD
EVMS

04/22

12:00-1:00pm

Wellness: Restorative Yoga in the Workplace
Andrews Hall, Room 132
No CME credit
RSVP to FacultyAffairs@evms.edu

Meaghan de Roos, E-RYT-500, Co-Owner, Breathe Yoga Center

04/30

8:00-9:00am

Academy of Educators: Educational Grand Rounds
The Professionalism Learning Community
Lewis Hall, Roper Auditorium, Room 1033
Register Here

Ann Poncelet, MD
University of California, San Francisco

4/30

12:00-1:30pm

Academy of Educators:
Transforming our Thinking about Professionalism Lapses:
Intervening in the Moment and Supporting a Culture of Professionalism
Register Here

Ann Poncelet, MD
University of California, San Francisco

05/05

12:00 – 1:00pm

Wellness: Recognizing Distress in Self and Others
Register Here

Serina Neumann, PhD
EVMS

05/07

9:00 – 2:00pm

Academy of Educators: Educational Scholarship Day
Lester Hall
RSVP to FacultyAffairs@evms.edu

Various Presenters

05/20

12:00-1:00

Wellness: Restorative Yoga in the Workplace
Andrews Hall, Room 132
No CME credit
RSVP to FacultyAffairs@evms.edu

Meaghan de Roos, E-RYT-500, Co-Owner, Breathe Yoga Center

06/05

9:00-2:00pm

4th Annual WiMS Event:
Title to be announced
Lester Hall, 104
Register Here

Angela Sharkey, MD
University of South Carolina

06/23

12:00 – 1:30pm

WiMS: Making the Most of the Mentor and Mentee Relationship
Register Here

Elza Mylona, PhD, MBA
EVMS

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